Domestic and Sexual Abuse


Aberdeenshire Council Domestic Abuse Team

The team will give you advice over the phone, or meet you: the choice is yours. If you need ongoing support, you can be assigned a domestic abuse specialist social worker.  A child can be given support by a family support worker.

Phone: 01771 638200

or 01358 725756

or 01330 824991

If no one is available, leave a message with a contact number that’s safe to call. The service is voluntary; you can stop contact with them at any time.


Aberdeen Cyrenians – Violence Against Women

Provides support to vulnerable women of all ages who have experienced or are currently experiencing physical, emotional or sexual abuse.  This includes women who are involved in prostitution. The service is available to women in Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire.

Phone: 01224 625732



Stronger Safer Families

Offers a service to women whose experience of domestic violence affects their ability to keep themselves and/or their children safe and healthy.

Phone: 01346 512733



Abused Men in Scotland (AMIS)

Is a national organisation providing support to any man affected by domestic abuse.

Phone: 0808 800 0024 - helpline (free)



Grampian Women’s Aid

Offers free, confidential, and non-judgemental service to women who have experienced domestic abuse.

Telephone: 01224 593381

You can leave a message on the phone at any time. You will only be contacted if you say it’s okay: the telephone number is also withheld.



Rape and Abuse Support (RAS)

Provides support and advocacy to survivors of rape and sexual violence.  Survivors can access information on legal and medical issues.  They also provide information and support to families, friends and partners to enable them to support the survivor in the long term.

Phone: 01224 591342






Rape Crisis Scotland

Helpline and email support for anyone affected by sexual violence.

Telephone: 0808 801 0302 (free)




Respect – Men’s Advice Line

Helpline for all men experiencing domestic abuse by a current or former partner.

Telephone: 0808 801 0327




Survivors UK

Support for victims of male rape and sexual abuse.

Webchat available

Textchat : 080 3322 1860

Telephone: 02035 983898